Five Blogs – 12 March 2021

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How I use Time Blocking (or calendar blocking) to get things done
Written by: Rob Lambert

DevOps demands quality engineering. Is your team ready?
Written by: Gerie Owen

Disaster Strikes! A Design Dead End
Written by: Bill Wake

How Fools and Novices Gain Wisdom
Written by: Dan Rockwell

3 Serverless Strategies to Look for in 2021
Written by: Satyam Chaturvedi

Quote of the day:
“If you take responsibility for yourself you will develop a hunger to accomplish your dreams” -Les Brown

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Five Blogs – 3 March 2021

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Don’t Lose Track of This
Written by: Steve Keating

You’re Not Paid Based on Your Performance
Written by: Jake Rosenfeld

How Emotion Regulation Influences Social Anxiety
Written by: Courtney Beard Ph.D.

Managing The Workplace Experience: How To Get It Right
Written by: Meghan M. Biro

Creating the Space for People to Learn Together
Written by: Elisabeth (Lisi) Hocke

Quote of the day:
“Great things happen to those who don’t stop believing, trying, learning, and being grateful.” -Roy T. Bennett

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Five Blogs – 24 February 2021

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Visual Testing for Mobile Apps
Written by: Angie Jones

Management Monstrosities
Written by: Bob Marshall

Learning to Code: What did I learn from failing?
Written by: Maaike Brinkhof

Faking testing and getting caught
Written by: Maaret Pyhäjärvi

Get Your Team Back on Track – Leading Through Distractions
Written by: Karin Hurt and David Dye

Quote of the day:
“Allow yourself to heal. Stop punishing yourself for being alive.” -Caitlin Conlon

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Five Blogs – 17 February 2021

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What I wish I knew when I started testing: Get involved with the testing community
Written by: Nicola Lindgren

When You Can’t Help Much, Help A Little
Written by: Elizabeth Zagroba

Learning to Unlearn: Applied Psychology in Social Justice
Written by: Michael Zemel

Something About Leadership
Written by: Jesper Ottosen

Thinking about quality: choosing your value system
Written by: Joep Schuurkes

Quote of the day:
“Nothing is permanent. Anger passes. Stupidity is usually temporary. And even the best things in life can’t last forever.” -Trish Doller

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Five Blogs – 4 January 2021

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Summing Up “The Ludicrous Year” that was 2020
Written by: Michael Larsen

3 Lies That Will Shipwreck Your Leadership
Written by: Scott Cochrane

A New Year Challenge
Written by: Kristin Jackvony

Cost of Focus Revisited
Written by: Bob Marshall

Why your team doesn’t need to use pull requests
Written by: Kief Morris

Quote of the day:
“But a wound unfelt is a wound unhealed” -John Eldredge

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Five Blogs – 9 December 2020

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Managing Expectations of Work from Home
Written by: Peter G. Walen

100 Days of Mask Wearing
Written by: Steve Keating

Anti-Monopoly vs. Antitrust
Written by: Ben Thompson

Linking Skills-Based Learning to Career Opportunities
Written by: Salesforce

Improving Productivity With Automation
Written by: Noah Rue

Quote of the day:
“There may be patterns for the things that succeed, but that doesn’t mean there’s a formula for success.” -Simon Sinek

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Five Blogs – 26 October 2020

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Importance of Exploratory Testing
Written by: Mariia Hutsuk

What Lifecycle or Agile Approach Fits Your Context? Part 2, Iterative Lifecycles
Written by: Johanna Rothman

Do You Need to Learn To Be Better With People
Written by: Lolly Daskal

Using DevTools Search to Locate WebElements
Written by: Kristin Jackvony

Planning for a Better 2021 – The “Won’t Do”
Written by: Steve Keating

EXTRA:

Launching my testing consultancy, Dr Lee Consulting
Written by: Lee Hawkins

Quote of the day:
“Who’s to say tomorrow won’t be the best day of your life?” -Matty Healy

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Five Blogs – 8 October 2020

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3 Kinds of Creators (Which One Are You
Written by: Jeff Goins

Legitimacy and Agile Transformations
Written by: Thomas Cagley

Are We Really Bad at Estimating
Written by: Mike Cohn

What is the Best Leadership Style That Outlasts All Trends
Written by: Lolly Daskal

So Much to Learn
Written by: Steve Keating

Quote of the day:
“The obstacles in our life can only do two things: stop us dead in our tracks, or force us to get creative.” -Amy Purdy

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Five Blogs – 25 September 2020

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10 Years in Testing, 10 lessons – Lesson 6
Written by: Maaike Brinkhof

25 Ways You May Be Stressing Yourself Out
Written by: Frank Sonnenberg

Should Testers Learn to Code? The Definitive Answer
Written by: Peter Varhol

Four Ways to Keep Testing Skills Sharp During the Pandemic
Written by: Nishi Grover Garg

AI in Test Automation – Discover How it Works
Written by: Meital Matsafi

Quote of the day:
“Forgive yourself, but adjust your habits.” -Ebonee Davis

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Five Blogs – 14 August 2020

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Programming: Using What’s Hidden
Written by: Bill Wake

When Do We Decide to Persevere or Change?
Written by: Johanna Rothman

How to Learn from the Mistakes of Other People
Written by: Frank Sonnenberg

Regression and Functional tests are meaningless
Written by: Gregory Paciga

One Approach to Interviewing Testers: Episode Three
Written by: Geir Gulbrandsen

Quote of the day:
“I need to learn how to stop destroying myself, stop being hard on myself, and be nice to myself.” -Daul Kim

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